21:49 / 28.07.2020
Khabibulla Okilov: All regions of Uzbekistan are provided with a sufficient amount of coronavirus test kits

All regions of Uzbekistan have been provided with sufficient test systems to detect coronavirus, Khabibulla Okilov, a member of the Anti-Coronavirus Staff under the Ministry of Health, said. 

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“The Agency for Sanitary-Epidemiological Wellbeing and its regional centers, interdistrict laboratories in the regions, the Republican AIDS Center and its regional offices, clinics for the treatment of patients with COVID-19 throughout the country are equipped with sufficient amount of test kits,” he said.

According to him, a sufficient amount of modern laboratory equipment has been delivered to the country, and this process continues. “The process of training specialists to work on these analyzers has not stopped for a single day,” Okilov noted. 

He also reminded that the Special Republican Commission authorized private laboratories that have the necessary conditions to carry out tests to detect coronavirus.